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Rockefeller’s Science Outreach program explores the microbes in food

Rockefeller’s Science Outreach program explores the microbes in foodHigh school students designed research projects to investigate the role that microscopic organisms play in cheeses and other foods. The program aims to let students experience the scientific method firsthand. More »

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Drug-resistant bacteria lurk in subway stations, high school students discover

Drug-resistant bacteria lurk in subway stations, high school students discoverAs part of an effort to identify DNA found throughout New York City, students in Rockefeller’s Science Outreach Program have been swabbing surfaces in the subway system. Their work has turned up bacteria resistant to two common antibiotics. More »

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Scientists Join the World of Crowdfunding   “’But science has yet to gain Veronica Mars status,’ notes Jeanne Garbarino, director of science outreach at Rockefeller University in New York, who has used crowdfunding and informally advised others. Instead, scientific projects … More »

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